10 celebrity investor quotes to inspire your 2017!
We are almost done with 2016 and 2017 is just moments away from now !! Here are some of the best celebrity investor quotes we know to kick start 2017 with a bang 🙂
1. WARREN BUFFET
If you’re buying a farm, if you’re buying an interest in a local business, you’re buying — an apartment house to rent out in Omaha to people — you shouldn’t be looking at the next six months and trying to decide whether now is the time to buy. You should look at what the asset is likely to produce over time and what you have to pay for it. And if you can buy it cheaper, so much the better… For people to try and time stocks is crazy.
2. PETER LYNCH
If you’re prepared to invest in a company, then you ought to be able to explain why in simple language that a fifth grader could understand, and quickly enough so the fifth grader won’t get bored.
3. ROBERT G ALLEN
Don’t let the opinions of the average man sway you. Dream, and he thinks you’re crazy. Succeed, and he thinks you’re lucky.
4. JIM CRAMER
The people who are buying stocks because they’re going up and they don’t know what they do deserve to lose money.
I mean I’m not smarter than the market, but I can recognize a good tape and a bad tape. I recognize when it’s right and when it’s wrong and that’s what my strength is.
The party line is that stocks historically have outperformed all other investment plans.
I made a small fortune. I made a lot of money and I made a lot of other people wealthy.
5. JOHN NEFF
Most investors feared for Citibank in May 1991… After weighing Citi’s situation carefully, we decided this was a good time to buy.
6. PHILLIP FISHER
The wise investor can profit if he can think independently of the crowd and reach the rich answer when the majority of financial opinion is leaning the other way.
7. SIR JOHN TEMPLETON
If you want to have a better performance than the crowd, you must do things differently from the crowd
8. JOHN C BOGLE
In the long run, investing is not about markets at all. Investing is about enjoying the returns earned by businesses.
9. JOHN MAYNARD KEYNES
In the long run we are all dead.
Capitalism is the astounding belief that the most wickedest of men will do the most wickedest of things for the greatest good of everyone.
The difficulty lies not so much in developing new ideas as in escaping from old ones.
Education: the inculcation of the incomprehensible into the indifferent by the incompetent.
Words ought to be a little wild, for they are the assault of thoughts on the unthinking.
The avoidance of taxes is the only intellectual pursuit that still carries any reward.
Ideas shape the course of history.
If economists could manage to get themselves thought of as humble, competent people on a level with dentists, that would be splendid.
By a continuing process of inflation, government can confiscate, secretly and unobserved, an important part of the wealth of their citizens.
The market can stay irrational longer than you can stay solvent.
10. GEORGE SOROS
The financial markets generally are unpredictable. So that one has to have different scenarios… The idea that you can actually predict what’s going to happen contradicts my way of looking at the market.
Hope those quotes were as refreshing. Happy investing and returns. Please leave your comments below. Here’s wishing you all a very happy new year 2017.